The Canadian Press

2015-04-10 | Western President Salary

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A London, Ontario university president was paid almost one million dollars -- double his normal salary -- because he did not take a sabbatical. Western University president Amit Chakma says some good has come out of the outrage over his salary. (A university senate meeting heard concerns about Chakma's salary -- half of which he has since returned -- and will discuss a non-confidence motion at next Friday's meeting.)

Date: 2015-04-10
Placeline: LONDON, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 19 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the spotlight on my salary on administrative leave has also started a critical conversation about how universities attract and retain leadership Talent and the broader fiscal realities facing higher education in our problems it is a conversation I support and encourage >>